Biblical Eyesight Emerging Forefront
The link below is worth reading because it asks how things will be different for the church in the next eight years (if you think for a second, it is not that long from now). Some things Sam Rainer writes about are things we should get excited about, and we should be a little nervous about others. Explosive multicultural church growth, decline in video site churches, and deep teaching becomes more popular are things I am looking forward too. Declining church attendance is an area that all church leaders should be concerned. Other areas he mentions are things we need to be thinking about in terms of are we ready for these changes. Take the time to read the article, and feel free to comment with what you think.
Not that I have already obtained this or am already perfect, but I press on to make it my own, because Christ Jesus has made me his own. Brothers, I do not consider that I have made it my own. But one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus. Let those of us who are mature think this way, and if in anything you think otherwise, God will reveal that also to you. Only let us hold true to what we have attained. – Philippians 3:12-16